Without doubt the greatest civilian massacre of the Spanish Civil War occurred along what is today the N-340 between Málaga and Almería; around 20,000 people lost their lives.
A van driver has been acquitted of a dangerous driving charge; not because his excuse was accepted, but because the judge found 187 kph to be too ambitious, given the type of vehicle.
A 34-year-old man had part of his scrotum ripped off on a barbed-wire fence – his penis didn’t have a lot to chuckle about, either.
Imagine the sorrow in a cemetery at the moment when the coffin is to be pushed into the niche… to find that it doesn’t fit.
The regional socialist party has accused the Central Government of delaying the completion of the A-7. They demand that the Central Government spend 116m euros so that the A-7, minus the Carchuna-Castell section, so it can all be opened this year.
La Herradura is seeing quite a bit of maintenance and renovation work being carried out around the village; this time it is between Maravillas Norte and Camino Real.
Do you know of any Spanish Charities (O.N.G) who help people and are seeking funding? The American International Club is currently seeking Spanish Organizations who are seeking assistance.
The Entierro del Chanquete on Sunday 10th was the finishing note of this year’s Carnival in Nerja.
We are used to hearing how kilometres of copper wire is being stolen and sold for scrap, but now thieves have turned to even stealing metal crash barriers from the roads.
This time it is Calle Trébol in Barrio del Espinar that has received the attention of the municipal maintenance crew.